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Press and Publishing Law

Legal advice before publishing

Legal copy editing of publications, pictures and advertisements with regard to press law and personality right risks.

Press releases and publicity in times of crisis

Legal advice on the development of strategies in times of crisis; advice on dealing with media, press and publicity, in particular regarding suitable forms of communication; legal advice on public relations.

Claims for information

Enforcement of information claims and strategies for dealing with claims for information.

Publicity management and proceedings for libel

Advice and legal representation in proceedings concerning press law and the right of free speech (claims for injunctive relief, rectification and damages), obtaining and defending of counter claims.

Publishing law

Drafting of publishing-specific contracts, with particular consideration of modern rights management, new publishing products and distribution channels; legal representation in disputes with competitors.